Doctor, Doctor

Doctor, Doctor brings you discussions of practical and current medical topics with a focus on the dignity of the human person – body and soul. A trustworthy source of medical information and advice for Catholics.
2021-09-25 05:00:00 UTC
Public Bioethics and the Human Body part 1
Carter Snead, president of the de Nicola Center for Ethics and Culture, talks about his new book "What It Means to Be Human The Case for the Body in Public Bioethics." In this first of two episodes, he covers why our bodies matter and some of the ways modern laws and systems disregard their importance.
2021-09-25 05:00:00 UTC
Public Bioethics and the Human Body part 1
Carter Snead, president of the de Nicola Center for Ethics and Culture, talks about his new book "What It Means to Be Human The Case for the Body in Public Bioethics." In this first of two episodes, he covers why our bodies matter and some of the ways modern laws and systems disregard their importance.
2021-09-18 05:00:00 UTC
Running for a Higher Purpose with Bishop Paprocki
What if you could improve your physical health while deepening your spiritual life? In Running for a Higher Purpose-8 Steps to Spiritual and Physical Fitness, Bishop Thomas Paprocki, of Springfield & Illinois —a marathon runner and hockey player—shares how the simple discipline of running can help you unlock profound spiritual benefits.
2021-09-09 05:00:00 UTC
Woke Ideology & Mental Health
Princeton professor Dr. Margarita Mooney Suarez shares her expertise as a sociologist and experience as an educator to talk about woke ideology and cancel culture and how they're affecting the mental health of young people. She talks about the rise in loneliness, depression, anxiety, and suicide in pre-teens, teens, and young adults, and she shares a potential solution to the problem: refocusing on beauty.
2021-08-26 05:00:00 UTC
DOCTOR'S COVID 19 UPDATE- AUGUST 2021
Infectious disease specialist Dr. Paul Carson and critical care pulmonologist Dr. Eustace Fernandes give and update on the COVID-19 pandemic. They talk about what’s happening with the delta variant, evidence on vaccine safety and efficacy, and what doctors have learned about how to treat COVID through the last 18 months.
2021-08-21 05:00:00 UTC
Pediatrician Dr. Michelle Standford
Pediatrician Dr. Michelle Standford answers common questions that parents have about illnesses and injuries in babies and young children, including how to treat common problems at home, how to recognize when symptoms are serious, and when to call the doctor for help.
2021-08-06 05:00:00 UTC
Public Health Workers: An Inside Look
Public health specialists Dr. Paul Carson and Dr. Paul Cieslak give an inside look at what it’s like to work in public health, including why they chose the field, the most rewarding and most difficult aspects of their work, the biggest misconceptions, and why public health should be on every Catholic’s radar.
2021-07-31 05:00:00 UTC
Keeping your Conscience in Healthcare
Pediatrician and medical ethicist Dr. Ashley Fernandes from Ohio State University talks about the role of conscience in healthcare for both physicians and patients, why conscience protection is so important for quality care, and answers common objections in today’s healthcare environment that say providers should put their beliefs and values aside.
2021-07-22 05:00:00 UTC
Weight Loss and Healthy Eating - Dr. David Usher
Dr. David Usher, a family physician who specializes in weight loss and healthy eating, gives an introduction to the science of food. He explains how our bodies use different kinds of food, how to distinguish real hunger vs. cravings, how to make sense of conflicting studies about food science, how to read food labels, and more.
2021-07-17 05:00:00 UTC
Caring for Catholic clergy with addictive disorders
Dr. Jeff Berger, medical director of Guest House a treatment center for Catholic clergy and religious with addictive disorders, shares important information about alcohol and alcoholism. He answers questions like: what is alcohol, how does it affect our bodies, are there any benefits, and how do we know when there’s a problem and what to do about it?
2021-07-10 05:00:00 UTC
Doctor Doctor - 071021 - Pre-Marriage Health Issues
OBGYN Dr. Chris Stroud goes through some of the health questions and concerns that couples should talk about with their doctor and each other before their wedding day.
2021-07-03 05:00:00 UTC
Doctor, Doctor - 07/03/2021 - Are You Left or Right Brained?
Harvard psychiatrist Dr. Kevin Majeres gives a tour of the brain, including what it really means to be "right brained" or "left brained" and how we can channel both to be the best - and holiest - version of ourselves.
2021-06-26 05:00:00 UTC
Doctor, Doctor - 06/26/2021 - Dr. Brendan Rhatican - Whats Medical School Like?
Newly graduated Dr. Brendan Rhatican is back to tell us about his fourth and final year of medical school: what his rotations were like, how he chose his specialty, his biggest lessons and reflections from the last four years, and more.
2021-06-19 05:00:00 UTC
Doctor, Doctor - 06/19/2021 - A Trafficking survivor
Trafficking survivor Jasmine Grace Marino shares her experiences as a victim and how she finally escaped. Then Deb O’Hara-Rusckowski, co-founder of Global Strategic Operatives, explains how healthcare providers can make a difference by seeing warning signs of trafficking and helping victims get the help they need.
2021-06-12 05:00:00 UTC
Doctor, Doctor - 06/12/2021 - Dr. Massoglia on Opioid Alternatives for Pain
Family practitioner and addiction specialist Dr. Leslie Massoglia talks about pain management and opioid alternatives for chronic pain.